Continuing the legacy of Late Padmashri Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil to carry out the benevolent work of spreading education, Sir Visvesvaraya Institute Of Technology (SVIT) was established in the year 1998-99 at Chincholi (Tal-Sinnar, Dist-Nashik) under the aegis of Pravara Rural Education Society, primarily to provide quality based technical education to students belonging to rural background.
SVIT is located on Nasik Pune Expressway; just about 15 minutes drive from Nasik Road with excellent and easy connectivity by road. The campus is situated in extremely serene, peaceful surroundings at the foothills of Mohadari Ghats and provides clean, pollution free and ideal environment for academic and extracurricular pursuits. SVIT has all the necessary infrastructure as per the norms of AICTE New Delhi & Pune University. The college boasts of outstanding infrastructure, well equipped laboratories, workshops, computer centres, seminar halls, well stocked library comprising large collection of technical books and journals including several e-journals. The campus has 48 KBPS internet connectivity subscribed from Railtel that provides high speed internet connectivity round the clock.
The Campus is spread on 73 acres of land and is located in a picturesque location surrounded by hills. It is on Nasik-Pune/ Mumbai-Shirdi highway about 12 Km from Nasik road central railway station. The campus provides pollution and stress free environment.